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10,000 Swimmers take to the water

Top tips for the weekend – 10,000 swimmers, one stunning venue – People doing amazing things. This weekend sees the return of The Great North Swim, where over 10,000 swimmers take to Windermere over distances of half mile, 1 mile, … Continue reading

International Coach Development Programme a success

International Coach Development Programme a success Earlier this month, British Triathlon and the International Triathlon Union joined forces with UK Sport International Development to deliver a coaching programme to the African Triathlon Union, in a bid to grow the sport … Continue reading

British Triathlon supports development of triathlon coaches in Africa

British Triathlon supports development of triathlon coaches in Africa British Triathlon, in partnership with UK Sport International Development, the International Triathlon Union (ITU) and African Triathlon Union (ATU) are to travel to Africa to deliver a Coach Development Programme starting … Continue reading

12 hour swim success and a New Year

What an end to the year – Unfortunately the North suffered some of its worst floods ever and as a group of swimmers we decided what a better way to raise money then swim for 12 hours. The Active Blu … Continue reading

12 hours in the water – swimming up stream – Raising money for those effected by the floods.

12 hours in the water – To raise money and support those effected by the floods. https://www.justgiving.com/Activeblu As the North of the country is hit by some of the worst floods and storms it has ever experienced. Cumbria and Lancashire … Continue reading

Wow what a great 7 months.

Whats been happening!! Time goes by so quickly…. its important we stop now and again to appreciate, celebrate just how much we have achieved this year, its also a good time to thank all those around us that have supported … Continue reading

USA – ITU Chicago worlds

I was lucky enough to be invited out to Chicago to help at the worlds with some amazing people from around the USA. All Para athletes completing in triathlon in the beautiful city. Dare2tri Paratriathlon Club works with athletes of … Continue reading

British Triathlon – Open Water CDP – Review

Open Water Pilot Review As part of the continued development of British Triathlons coach education and development programme we have been working on a number of coaching CPD workshops. With the continued growth of triathlon and open water swimming, supporting … Continue reading

NEW British Triathlon and Swim Smooth CPD for UK coaches.

The first of the NEW Open Water CPD courses went live in the Lake district on Sat the 8th Aug 2015. We had coaches from across the country keen to join the Newly designed course to support level 2 and 3 … Continue reading

In Cumbria Magazine come to interview Emma about business success.

In Cumbria magazine were writing an article about how does success in business relate to the sporting field and links to athletes normal lives. Can success in one area help through out peoples lives. A reporter and photographer attending one … Continue reading